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  1. SSAS Get Data multiple data sources

    When connecting to a live SSAS in Desktop, once you've connected "Get Data" and "Recent Sources" goes gray. Please allow for additional data sources to be added in after making a live connection to SSAS.

    555 votes
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    85 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  2. Grouping Fields into dimensions and measure

    Grouping Fields into dimensions and measures will allow for quickly locating the fields and helps design reports faster, rather than searching the long list of fields.

    539 votes
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    27 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  3. Allow more data points to be displayed on a map

    I work in the Real Estate industry and receive requests to plot data points on map showing sales in which our company has participated. Everything went fine until I tried viewing all the data points and ended up with "Showing a Representative Sample". I would like the ability to show a minimum of 2500 data points

    537 votes
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    under review  ·  34 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  4. Back-button feature to clear selected drillthrough filter value

    As drillthrough function we use a filter and we give value for it from other report page. I click back-button and it will take me back to where I was before. In the background filter value stays unchanged. I use drillthrough function again. Filter value changes and I see visuals filtered with that value. I use back-button again. I navigate to that report page manually and to my surprice value selected in prev step is still selected. I know that I can open my filter selections and clear selected value but I'd like to do is to start exploring my…

    522 votes
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    11 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  5. Ability to share datasets or connection to other users.

    Ability to share Dataset and connectivity to other users

    520 votes
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    69 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    under review  ·  Sirui Sun responded

    Distributing datasets is possible in the PBI service today via the following steps:

    1) As the sharer, go to the gear > “Create Content Pack” > add the dataset you’d like to share – optionally, you may also choose to add additional datasets, report, or dashboards

    2) As the recipient, go to Get Data > “My Organization” and select the content pack created in step 1

    3) Click on the “…” in the dataset that is added to your workspace, and click “Make a copy”

    The recipient can then start creating reports based on the new dataset.

    Does this meet your needs? Please let us know via comments or e-mail.

    -Sirui

  6. Power BI Desktop Connector for ServiceNow

    Create a connector for ServiceNow in the Power BI Desktop "Get Data" list.

    519 votes
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    114 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  7. Custom Visuals Enabled every time Power BI Desktop launches

    The idea would be that Custom Visuals can be downloaded to a local desktop "library". Then, each time you launch Power BI, all Custom Visuals would be available along with the Default Visuals. Having to import the Custom Visual each time you create a new .PBIX file is a pain!

    516 votes
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    under review  ·  21 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  8. Printing custom visualizations

    It would be helpful to be able to print custom visualizations to PowerPoint. Currently there is just a message saying that the visualizations are not currently supported. Even allowing the visuals to be frozen in a picture format would be acceptable. Thanks.

    511 votes
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    13 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    started  ·  Tzvi Keisar responded

    We started the process of supporting custom visuals for Export to PowerPoint. you can expect some of the more popular custom visuals to be supported soon.

  9. Support SQL Server Geometry/Geography data types in Power BI

    The ability to display and create Filled Maps (choropleth) using the native SQL Server geometry/geography data types is a must to allow for meaningful geospatial visualization. e.g. Visualize crimes by police beat.

    503 votes
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    48 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  10. Add "monthly" as a scheduled refresh option

    Pro users have the ability to schedule refresh for daily (intra day) and weekly. For some datasets, monthly is the right cadence. Can we have a scheduled refresh option that is Monthly (and lets us choose which day of the month the refresh is to occur)?

    495 votes
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    97 comments  ·  Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  11. Full Screen mode in Power BI Report Server

    Power BI Report Server should have an option to open the report in Full Screen mode just as it has an option in Power BI Service . When we open reports in Power BI Report Server , we can view page in 3 options 1:) Fit to Width , 2:) Fit to Page and 3:) Actual size . Issue with these three mode is the page and header consumes a lot of space and we need to scroll to view to full report .

    494 votes
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    under review  ·  41 comments  ·  Report Server  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  12. Conditional Formatting - Whole Table Rows

    It would be great to be able to format full rows and not just specific columns in tables.

    For example - I have a list of date driven tasks and would like to highlight the entire row where the task is overdue.

    493 votes
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    54 comments  ·  Custom Visuals  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  13. Add Folders to organize fields

    Ability to organize fields into folders to allow users to easily find them

    488 votes
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    30 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  14. HubSpot as a data source

    HubSpot as a pre-defined data source

    485 votes
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    94 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  15. 484 votes
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    under review  ·  126 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  16. Report page tooltip on all objects

    New report page tooltip preview feature in the March update is great.

    Would be nice if we had the option of adding this tooltip to visuals that previously didn't have a tooltip.

    For example, I have a card visual. I'd like users to get one of these mini report pages pop-up when they hover over it but as this visual doesn't have a tooltip it can't be used.

    Would be great if we can do this on other things like shapes and text boxes as well.

    483 votes
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    14 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Since the initial release, we added support for table, matrix, and cards.

    https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/power-bi-desktop-july-2018-feature-summary/#tableTooltips

    https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/power-bi-desktop-september-2018-feature-summary/#tooltips

    I’ll leave this idea open for now since there are some requests for shapes, textboxes, and buttons, but it would be helpful if people can comment on their use cases for report page tooltips on these non-visual report elements.

  17. Full Screen Dashboards in Power BI Desktop

    Include an option to publish or show a "Full Screen" dashboard for Power BI Desktop, similar to a PowerPoint Slide.

    480 votes
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    46 comments  ·  Dashboard  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  18. SAS

    478 votes
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    171 comments  ·  Data Sources  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  19. Power BI Desktop linux version

    It's hard to convince colleagues to use Power BI in case they using linux. With a Linux version (ubuntu?) of the Power BI Desktop they would not need to install a VM or similar.

    471 votes
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  20. Public URL for Dashboards

    We (and many others) would like to be able to have a public URL for any dashboard that is created. This would enable us to share visualizations outside our organization, with partners, etc.

    467 votes
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    under review  ·  Faisal Mohamood responded

    We will think about enabling this. Won’t “embedding” in a public site via iframe be sufficient?

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